From John Borthwick Gilchrist’s late 18th century The strangers East-India guide to the Hindoostanee, or grand popular language of India (improperly called Moors):
The q will be best attained, as I have often experienced, by lifting the root of the tongue slowly against the throat unruffled, in imitation of a deep liquid interrupted sound of water guggling from a vessel, with a long narrow neck, or as some authors remark, q is similar to the cawing of a raven.
I was actually trying to think of what you call someone who pronounces “emperor” “enperor,” apart from a Haitian, but never mind.
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